GeekWire Calendar: Meetups

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The Truth About Startup Accelerators

December 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thinking of doing a startup? Wondering if you should apply to one of the numerous accelerators? What is the difference between an incubator, an accelerator and a studio? What do the investors look for and how can I increase my odds of getting into one? "Wait a minute, I am a hot shot founder guaranteed to create a 'unicorn'! I should be assessing them, and it seems like they are new ones coming out of the woodwork every day! How…

New Tech Eastside

December 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

More than just a meetup, we're a community that loves and supports people, the Northwest and tech. New Tech Eastside is breaking down the silos and bringing together the smart, fun, creative people from across the full spectrum of the Seattle area tech community.

Video Game Tap Takeover

December 25 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us every second and fourth Wednesday for our Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros tournament featuring a new cidery, distillery, or brewery at each event. Stay tuned for updates and information on our featured guests. Tournament sign up starts at 7:30 pm, so come early, grab a drink, and get your gaming thumbs ready for flying shells, golden mushrooms, dash attacks and final smashes! Whether you're playing for prizes or just all the glory, you're definitely going to have…

Friday Game Night

December 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Everyone is welcome at our Friday Night Game Meet-Up. We’re just here to help you mix, mingle, and play board games. Every Friday, that is not an event night (Ex. Beer & Board Games), we will facilitate a game night starting at 7pm sharp. This is free, but you will need to pre-register by 6:30 that day so we can RESERVE enough tables. Then show up on time ready to meet new players and play games. At 7pm sharp we…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

01/04/2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Video Game Tap Takeover

01/08/2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us every second and fourth Wednesday for our Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros tournament featuring a new cidery, distillery, or brewery at each event. Stay tuned for updates and information on our featured guests. Tournament sign up starts at 7:30 pm, so come early, grab a drink, and get your gaming thumbs ready for flying shells, golden mushrooms, dash attacks and final smashes! Whether you're playing for prizes or just all the glory, you're definitely going to have…

The Future is Firebrand

01/15/2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join author Mikaela Kiner and firebrand Erin Jones in a candid conversation about obstacles facing women at work and what we can do about it. Female rivalry is alive and well, and it feels personal How people of all genders can become better allies and advocates HR’s job is to protect the company, but what does that really mean? All attendees will receive a signed copy of Female Firebrands: Stories and Techniques to Ignite Change, Take Control, and Succeed in…

Seattle Atlassian Community Meetup

01/16/2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

We're excited to kick off 2020 with guest speakers from Atlassian, K15t, and ALM Works! We'll start with the latest Confluence Cloud updates and tips from Atlassian. Next, as part of their Team Up Tour, K15t and ALM Works will share how to drive adoption of Confluence across your organization and how to scale agile using Jira. We'll end with a drawing for a FREE pass to Atlassian Summit 2020 taking place in Las Vegas March 31-April. 2, along with…

Video Game Tap Takeover

01/22/2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us every second and fourth Wednesday for our Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros tournament featuring a new cidery, distillery, or brewery at each event. Stay tuned for updates and information on our featured guests. Tournament sign up starts at 7:30 pm, so come early, grab a drink, and get your gaming thumbs ready for flying shells, golden mushrooms, dash attacks and final smashes! Whether you're playing for prizes or just all the glory, you're definitely going to have…

Founders Live Seattle

01/30/2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for an incredible winter evening at Hard Rock Cafe as you hang with other entrepreneurs and hear from 5 awesome Seattle startups. Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd will vote on a winner who will not…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

03/07/2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

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